Top 10 Oil and Gas Companies in the World 2015

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7. Gazprom

Gazprom is currently headed by Mr. Alexei Miller and was founded in 1989. It is headquartered in Moscow, Russia.


Main business for Gazprom comes from the extraction of natural gas from its various oil & gas fields. Gazprom extracts the largest amount of natural gas and also has the largest network of gas transport system in the world. ‘Blue stream Pipeline’ transfers natural gas to Turkey and is one of the Gazprom’s most important projects. Gazprom is also engaged in extracting natural gas from ‘Shtokman field’ which is one of the largest gas fields in the world. The company also carries out prospecting and exploration projects in countries like India, Algeria, Venezuela, Vietnam, Libya, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Gazprom is mainly engaged in the exploration, production, transportation, storage, processing and marketing of natural gas and other hydrocarbons. Gazprom is the largest oil & gas company in Russia according to all the aforementioned parameters.

Sales: $158 B

Profits: $24.1 B

Assets: $356 B

Market Value: $62.5 B